Both semester-long and summer programs are available for international study.  

See the list of recommended study abroad programs below.  Please be aware that for any external or exchange study abroad programs listed, students will need to check with their academic department to see if courses taken while abroad will transfer and fulfill needed requirements.

For more information, please visit the website for Study Abroad


SADAH students in Salamanca
Photo credit: Alejandro Quintano Gonzalez

In the Spring 2016 semester, 18 JMU students took classes in Salamanca, Spain and lived with Spanish host families. During the semester, they went on a number of weekend excursions; some were part of the program but others were optional or student-organized. The course lasted until the end of April.  The trip to Portugal was from Friday, Jan 22nd to Sunday, Jan 24th, 2016. They went to Lisbon, the medieval-renaissance city of Sintra, and the beach city of Cascais.  The trip to Toledo was on Saturday, Jan 30th, 2016.  Toledo is a city that in medieval times harbored three of the world´s great religions. They visited the cathedral, a former synagogue and a former mosque; the latter two were made into churches with the re-conquest in 1492.


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